Shows how one's behavior is largely influenced by his conscience -- the accumulation of restraints and sanctions which the individual learns as he grows from childhood to maturity through association with the social group. Explains that the child is taught moral norms by his social group through speech, force, punishment, exclusion, or ridicule. Reel 1: 01:27:23:26 VS man in suit with buzz cut exits house; enters 1950s style convertible car; checks watch; backs out of driveway; drives down...
CONTRASTS THE CLOSELY-INTEGRATED FAMILY OF THE 1880'S WITH THE FAMILY OF TODAY. EXPLAINS HOW INDUSTRIALIZATION, URBANIZATION & THE POLITICAL & ECONOMIC EMANCIPATION OF WOMEN HAVE CHANGED THE TRADITIONAL PATTERN OF FAMILY LIFE. 01:12:07:15 Rural family, two boys, older man and older woman (grandparents or parents), playing dominoes at dinner table. 01:12:34:13 VS middle-age woman in proper Victorian style dress rocking in rocking chair helping little girl with bow in hair with her... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Surreal presentation of the common ways in which people escape from reality -- daydreaming, identification, suppression and malingering. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topic: Psychology
Shows the differences in the life experience of three male babies from three different social classes. One young man succeeds his father as president of the family manufacturing company. Another, a middle-class white-collar worker at the same company, leaves the town of his birth and moves to New York City where he becomes a respected advertising art director, thus rising in social status. A third, born into the working class, trains as a mechanic and holds an influential job at a service... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews ) Topics: Sociology, Class, 1950s
A teenage girl reflects on her emotional growth, remembering episodes in which her love, fear, anger were not always under control, and decides not to go "park" with her boyfriend. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Social guidance, Psychology, Sex education
"Goofus and Gallant"-style film on the misadventures of a teenage girl who is a victim of her own bad habits, with a harrowing and patronizing narration. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 40 reviews ) Topics: Social guidance, Gender roles, Psychology